Alpine Botanical Garden, Geology & flowers, Guided activities
Sweden’s highest botanical garden and one of the world’s most northerly. Located next to the botanical garden, at the start of Kungsleden (The King’s Trail), you find the visit...
Geology & flowers, Sami culture, Hiking in the mountains [...]
Atoklimpen is a large hill rising high above the surrounding landscapes. It is part of the Sami cultural environment and provides an insight into how the nomadic Sami reindeer h...
Cross-country skiing - open terrain
Drottningleden is a trail for trekkers or cross-country skiers covering 10km between Laisaliden and Hemavan. Keeping mostly above the tree line, except for the start at Hemavan,...
Geology & flowers, Hiking in the mountains, Hiking daytrips [...]
Walking the path leads through a luxuriant birch forest with alpine blue-sow thistle, monk’s-hood and wood millet as tall as a man. No wonder why this is called the flower mount...
Point of interest, Prehistoric times & New settler culture, Museum
Permanent displays feature Sami and settler artefacts, 1920s/’30s medical equipment, a school classroom, and old photographs. There is also an ever-changing programme of tempora...
Hiking in the mountains, Cross-country skiing - open terrain, Hiking daytrips [...]
Kungsleden is the mountains' most famous hiking, skiing and snowmobile trails. It goes from Hemavan in the south to Abisko in the north 45 mil. In between, there is a extremely ...
Naturum, Vindelfjällen Nature Reserve, Guided activities
Naturum visitors’ centres are exhibition centres where you can learn about the area’s natural and cultural history and get information for your hiking trip in the area.
Prehistoric times & New settler culture
WAR MEMORY IN KÅTAVIKEN
During the Second World War the homestead at Kåtaviken was an important link in the chain of communication between the Norwegian resistance movement and...